Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Obituary - Minnie F. Vaughn

Minnie F. Vaughn, age 92, of Warsaw, Missouri, passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 at her home in Warsaw. A visitation will be held Thursday July 14, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Reser Funeral Home in Warsaw. 

Funeral services will then be held 1:30 pm Saturday, July 16, 2016 at Mullinax Funeral Home, Butler, Missouri (660-679-0009). 

Visitation will be held prior to services on Saturday from 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm also at Mullinax Funeral Home. Burial will be in Salem Cemetery, Foster, Missouri. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at www.mullinaxfuneralhome.com 


Minnie was born on December 9, 1923 the daughter of Gus and Gladys (Woodfin) Strait. She grew up in Rich Hill and graduated from Rich Hill High School. Minnie was united in marriage to Wesley Donald Vaughn. They made their home in Lee's Summit, Missouri where she was employed as a line worker for Western Electric. After their retirement, they made their home in Warsaw and spent their winters in Brownsville, Texas. She was a member of the Spoonbill Quilters Club, the DAM Painters (Decorative Artists of Missouri) and the Ozark Rug Hookers. 

Minnie was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a son Jack Edward Vaughn and a sister Norma McCaw. 

She is survived by a son Larry Vaughn and his wife Barbara, of Warsaw, a daughter Diane Sharp and her husband Jerry, of Warsaw, a daughter-in-law Judy Vaughn of Belton, Missouri, six grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, other relatives and friends.